Cream of the Crop Winners

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The Cream of the Crop photo contest is an annual photography competition that showcases Illinois agriculture. 


This annual competition is open to young people, and winners are chosen in the following age ranges: Ages 8-10, Ages 11-14, and Ages 15-18.


Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Cream of the Crop contest! Their photos are featured below.


Ages 8-10

First Place Winner

Neighbors Passing By

Mia Tope- Campbell Hill, IL


Second Place Winner

Country Living

Lily DeAth - Indianola, IL


Third Place Winner

Guarding Eggs

Alison Koester - Red Bud, IL


Ages 11-14

First Place Winner

Working Dawn till Dusk

Drew Mickey - Taylorville, IL


Second Place Winner

Cherish Every Sunset

Kelsea Klingenberg - Princeton, IL


Third Place Winner

Funk Farm

Addi Jo Funk - Du Quoin, IL


Ages 15-18

First Place Winner

Sunset Over Field

Grazing Cows

Tanner Mickey- Taylorville, IL


Second Place Winner

Beautiful Old Barn

Noah Sandage - Marion, IL


Third Place Winner

Soybean Crop

Noah Sandage- Marion, IL